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looking for group northants or beds

Postby wozaa3 » Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:19 am

hi looking at join a medieval group in northants or beds cant find one any where on line can any 1 point me in right direction



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Re: looking for group northants or beds

Postby matilda » Tue Oct 04, 2011 11:39 am

Glad you found the forum. Might be worth saying which era of medieval you're after and what you'd like to do - do you want to just take part in battles, or do you want to be part of a camp that has a living history element to it, are you interested in sword/pole work or archery.

All the best,

denise


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Re: looking for group northants or beds

Postby Bad Viking » Tue Oct 04, 2011 1:27 pm

There is jackdiddlysquat in Northants for groups, but there are members of other groups - such as the Magnificent Medieval Siege Society, and for Crusader/Early medieval there is the Hospitallers of England+ Ireland. Bedford has the award winning Darkage group Wryngwyrm.
There are ones and two's here and there doing cvarious crafts and combat training, pm me if you are interested- depends what you are looking for tho-- best of luck, but as I say - jackdidddlysquat :crazy:


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Re: looking for group northants or beds

Postby Anthony of the MSS » Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:42 pm

Hi,

actually we have a fair few members in Northants now, plus regular (indoor, weatherproof..) training sessions and meet ups round here. If you have a look at http://www.medieval-siege-society.co.uk/Events.aspx then we have a social pub meet in Brixworth on the 12th October, and then a full two day training weekend at Naseby at the end of the month. Eight acres of pasture & nine acres of totally private woodland to go and run riot in, paintball with swords basically* ;-) Plus camping available so you can pop over to the ILHF nearby as well at some point during the two days.

Have a look at the MSS website (www.medieval-siege-society.co.uk and if you like what you see, then hopefully see you at the pub?

If you want

Cheers

Anthony



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Re: looking for group northants or beds

Postby Anthony of the MSS » Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:16 pm

BTW if you are closer to Beds then we also train monthly (men at arms, archers and arbalests) at Edlesborough, Bedfordshire. Again, details on the MSS events page



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Re: looking for group northants or beds

Postby ForTheMarshal » Sat Nov 26, 2011 3:37 am

We can help in Northampton if you're still looking and havn't taken any of these fine offers


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Re: looking for group northants or beds

Postby Anthony of the MSS » Sat Nov 26, 2011 10:07 pm

If anyone is interested in MSS training at Naseby tomorrow then follow this thread..

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